Christmas at Lakeside
Plan your visit for the festive season
Information about shows, Christmas menus and opening times

Christmas at Lakeside

Red Riding Hood
Monday 10 - Sunday 30 December

Red Riding Hood

Saturday 17 November - Sunday 10 February

Harold Gilman: Beyond Camden Town

manuscripts & Special Collections
Friday 14 December - Sunday 7 April

Sylva: 'To slowly trace the forest's shady scene'

CNY 2019
The Year of the Pig
Celebrations in Nottingham

Chinese New Year 2019


Christmas at Lakeside

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram as we countdown to our Christmas show, Red Riding Hood! Each day, we'll share a link to our digital countdown calendar where you'll get access to videos, crafts, competitions and more. Coming to see the show? Why not enjoy a Christmas meal in our café beforehand. You can see the menu on our Christmas webpage.

Our festive season opening hours are as follows:

24 December
Pavilion Café 10am-4pm; Box Office 10am-2.30pm: Galleries, Museum and Gallery Café CLOSED

25 & 26 December

27-30 December
Pavilion Café 10am-4pm; Box Office 10.30am-4pm; Galleries, Museum and Gallery Café 12noon-4pm

31 December & 1 January

Red Riding Hood

presented by Engine House Theatre in association with Nottingham Lakeside Arts

Monday 10 - Sunday 30 December

Once upon a time there was a young girl who went to spend the night at Grandma’s house … and her little brother came too. She just wanted to go to sleep but he was excited and wouldn’t settle down. To help lull him to sleep, the young girl promised to tell her brother a story. But when you start acting out your favourite fairytale, who knows what’s in store?!